Art has been spontaneous expression of human emotion, since the pre historic age. Since then it has come a long way travelling through different phases of history, nourished by the renaissance, cradle...
Vietnam is a vibrant, tropical country located in the heart of Southeast Asia. This small strip of land shaped like "S" and lying on the eastern part of the Indo-Chinese peninsula, has been a witness ...
The beauty of art transcends many things in our world. It makes a beautiful mind even more beautiful. It also is the balm that soothes all ailments. When you feel like you are having a great day, y...
Not every frame suits every picture and this statement is borne out in the large variety of picture frame styles on offer. Here are some guidelines to help you select the right frame for your painting...
Impressionism was one of the most important art movements in the 19th century that began when a certain section of artists from Paris began a public display of their art. This name was coined after th...
The recognition of Vietnamese art in the history of the world is relatively new, rather it's better to say that Vietnamese art has emerged from the abyss of darkness and come to face the light of t...
Seems that the salient metaphysical question lately is "Why does Andy Warhol paint Campbell Soup cans?" The only available answer is "Why not?" The subject matter is a cause for both blame and excessi...
In 1933, the famous New York Rockefeller family commissioned Diego Rivera to paint a mural on the wall of the new RCA centre. The theme for the wall was to be "new frontiers", and it was Nelson A....
Vietnam is a culturally diversified nation with 54 ethnic groups with multiple customs and traditions. Although Vietnamese culture was strongly influenced by traditional Chinese civilization, the stru...
Drawings made before the 1900's are called as antique drawings. Those made during 1900's until 1949 are termed as modern drawings. Drawings made starting the 1950's until now are called as Contempo...